Kidblog at ISTE 2017 – San Antonio

Kidblog at ISTE 2017 – San Antonio

For those attending ISTE 2017 in San Antonio, TX, be sure to stop by the Kidblog booth #761 for great conversation, live demos, free swag, and more. If you’re #notAtISTE, follow us on Twitter for updates and photos from fellow Kidblog friends around the world. Schedule of Events featuring Kidblog: Sunday, June 25 7:00-8:30 pm:

For those attending ISTE 2017 in San Antonio, TX, be sure to stop by the Kidblog booth #761 for great conversation, live demos, free swag, and more. If you’re #notAtISTE, follow us on Twitter for updates and photos from fellow Kidblog friends around the world. Schedule of Events featuring Kidblog: Sunday, June 25 7:00-8:30 pm:... read more

Webinar: Getting Parents Involved

Webinar: Getting Parents Involved

Kidblog teacher of five years, Danielle Mastrogiovanni, shares how blogging has opened a door into her classroom and changed her students’ relationship with writing. She gives tips and applicable advice on getting parents involved in class work using Kidblog. In this webinar, you will learn: Tips for educating parents on blogging and how it works

Kidblog teacher of five years, Danielle Mastrogiovanni, shares how blogging has opened a door into her classroom and changed her students’ relationship with writing. She gives tips and applicable advice on getting parents involved in class work using Kidblog. In this webinar, you will learn: Tips for educating parents on blogging and how it works... read more

Developing a STEM program? How can blogging help?

Developing a STEM program? How can blogging help?

One of the most recent facts I read related to STEM comes from the US Bureau of Statistics that predicts that within the next 20 years 80% of jobs will require a technical STEM-related skill.  As our world is changing due to technology, our educational system is also changing.  Part of that change has been

One of the most recent facts I read related to STEM comes from the US Bureau of Statistics that predicts that within the next 20 years 80% of jobs will require a technical STEM-related skill.  As our world is changing due to technology, our educational system is also changing.  Part of that change has been... read more

Kidblog Spotlight On: Kelly Walton

Kidblog Spotlight On: Kelly Walton

Grade 6 teacher, Kelly Walton, empowers students to take action through the power of writing. She has been blogging with Kidblog for three years and is still surprised by her students daily. Blogging has changed her teaching practice and engaged students to transform the learning in the classroom, including the teacher. What motivated you to start blogging with

Grade 6 teacher, Kelly Walton, empowers students to take action through the power of writing. She has been blogging with Kidblog for three years and is still surprised by her students daily. Blogging has changed her teaching practice and engaged students to transform the learning in the classroom, including the teacher. What motivated you to start blogging with... read more

Getting Students Interested in Current Events

Getting Students Interested in Current Events

Sometimes middle school students just aren’t interested in current events. A reason for this might be that students don’t have the space to explore these issues with their peers. As a journalism teacher, I strive to encourage student interest in current events because I want children to become informed citizens as they grow up. Current

Sometimes middle school students just aren’t interested in current events. A reason for this might be that students don’t have the space to explore these issues with their peers. As a journalism teacher, I strive to encourage student interest in current events because I want children to become informed citizens as they grow up. Current... read more

Webinar: Introducing Blogging to Teachers at Professional Development Events

Webinar: Introducing Blogging to Teachers at Professional Development Events

Fourth grade dual language teacher, Marina Rodriguez, shares an example presentation on Kidblog that can be used at various professional development events including EdCamps and tech conferences. In this webinar, you will learn: How to introduce teachers to the idea and benefits of blogging in the classroom The four components to preparing 21st century students for a

Fourth grade dual language teacher, Marina Rodriguez, shares an example presentation on Kidblog that can be used at various professional development events including EdCamps and tech conferences. In this webinar, you will learn: How to introduce teachers to the idea and benefits of blogging in the classroom The four components to preparing 21st century students for a... read more

Kidblog Spotlight On: Christa Elder

Kidblog Spotlight On: Christa Elder

First and second grade teacher, Christa Elder, began using Kidblog in an effort to integrate more technology into the classroom. Six years later, she continues to use the platform to give students’ writing a meaningful purpose. What motivated you to start blogging with your students? CE: “We were always looking at ways to integrate technology

First and second grade teacher, Christa Elder, began using Kidblog in an effort to integrate more technology into the classroom. Six years later, she continues to use the platform to give students’ writing a meaningful purpose. What motivated you to start blogging with your students? CE: “We were always looking at ways to integrate technology... read more